On this page, you will find the KTM Komuter Butterworth Alor Setar train schedules for northbound services.
This new commuter train service (Komuter Utara) offers regular departures throughout the day and is a good, fast and cheap way to travel between from Penang to Alor Setar in the state of Kedah.
Latest Butterworth to Alor Setar KTM Komuter schedule for 2018 into 2019.
The following services leave Butterworth Railway Station daily:
Train No 2940 Departs Butterworth 05:25 - Arrives Alor Setar at 06:33.
Train No 2944 Departs Butterworth 06:25 - Arrives Alor Setar at 07:33.
Train No 2948 Departs Butterworth 07:25 - Arrives Alor Setar at 08:33.
Train No 2952 Departs Butterworth 08:25 - Arrives Alor Setar at 09:33.
Train No 2954 Departs Butterworth 09:25 - Arrives Alor Setar at 10:33.
Train No 2956 Departs Butterworth 10:25 - Arrives Alor Setar at 11:33.
Train No 2960 Departs Butterworth 12:25 - Arrives Alor Setar at 13:33.
Train No 2964 Departs Butterworth 14:25 - Arrives Alor Setar at 15:33.
Train No 2966 Departs Butterworth 15:25 - Arrives Alor Setar at 16:33.
Train No 2968 Departs Butterworth 16:25 - Arrives Alor Setar at 17:33.
Train No 2972 Departs Butterworth 17:25 - Arrives Alor Setar at 18:33.
Train No 2976 Departs Butterworth 18:25 - Arrives Alor Setar at 19:33.
Train No 2980 Departs Butterworth 19:25 - Arrives Alor Setar at 20:33.
Train No 2984 Departs Butterworth 21:25 - Arrives Alor Setar at 22:33.
If you are travelling on to Langkawi island from the nearby port of Kuala Kedah:
To get to the ferry departure point (jetty) you will either have to take a taxi from the train station, or you can take a 10-minute walk into the centre of town where you can take a cheap local bus to the jetty.
Train tickets cost just RM 7.10 in either direction.
Komuter train tickets are only sold on the day of departure from either train station ticket counters - no advance booking is needed or available.
Seating is on a first come, first served basis, but as these trains all originate from Butterworth, you usually have no problem getting a seat.